Nivea A. Ohri, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ms. Ohri is an associate at The Law Offices of Baldwin, Briscoe, and Steinmetz, P.C.  She handles criminal and civil matters, including but not limited to, personal injury and domestic. Ms. Ohri graduated early from American University’s School of International Service in Washington, D.C. with a major in International Relations, concentrating on the Middle East and North African (MENA) region, and a minor in Arabic.  After graduation, Ms. Ohri attended American University’s Washington College of Law where she obtained her Juris Doctor.  During law school, Ms. Ohri worked for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Department of Defense at Joint Base Andrews, Coast Guard Headquarters, and the Maryland Office of the Attorney General.  After graduating law school, Ms. Ohri returned to her hometown to gain invaluable experience as both a law clerk and an administrative assistant to St. Mary’s County Circuit Court administrative judge, The Honorable Michael J. Stamm.  Ms. Ohri also served as a law clerk and administrative assistant for various senior judges visiting St. Mary’s Circuit Court from across the State of Maryland.

Having been raised in St. Mary’s County, Ms. Ohri holds deep community ties.  Along with her family, she is an avid volunteer at the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS).  In both 2018 and 2020, she and her family helped host a campaign to beat blood cancer.  Team Fly4aCure was a Southern Maryland comprised team that won the National Titles for the highest money raised for blood cancer research in 2018 and 2020.  Ms. Ohri is an active member of the St. Mary’s County Bar Association, Charles County Bar Association, as well as the Maryland Bar Association.

Ms. Ohri is fluent in Punjabi, Hindi, and Urdu.  She loves to travel, especially internationally, try new cuisines, and learn new languages.

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland
  • District of Columbia

Education

  • American University, School of International Service, 2017
  • American University Washington College of Law, 2021